Last Activity:10-19-2006 3:21 PM
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-18-2006 at 11:34 PM
OK, but explain this. I keep my kegs at 12 psi. I run 6 feet of restrictor tubing. By your
calculations, the beer should need at least another 4.2 psi to even flow out the end.There's
theory, but then...
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-18-2006 at 09:39 PM
What do I need to do to ensure the poppets are cleaned and functioning properly prior to
hooking up the next keg?Good question if anyone know how to test them, I'm interested too. I
always clean them,...
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-18-2006 at 08:01 PM
I believe your problem is still related to lack of pressure drop/restriction in the beer line.
I've got a variety of British and American style taps on my keg fridge as well as party taps
and 6 foot l...
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-18-2006 at 07:57 PM
The beer is out-gassing and creating the bubbles. Foam and bubbles in the line are the same
problem.Bad poppets and beer connectors can cause foaming. Ditto for gunk or restrictions in
the taps.have y...
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-18-2006 at 03:59 AM
david_42I don't have a tower. It's a mini fridge with shanks through the door just at top of
the keg height. All of the line is inside the fridge and just the end of the shank and tap are
warm. The ke...
Posted in thread: First Glass Always Foam on 04-17-2006 at 01:22 PM
I've got a two tap setup - 2 cornies on a 5lb tank. I've passed maybe 10 kegs through and have
been very happy with kegging vs bottling. The last couple kegs however I've been getting all
foam for the...
Posted in thread: Dry hopping - whole or pellet on 12-15-2005 at 10:44 PM
I'm planning to dry hop my next batch. What works best? Whole or pellets? If using whole do you
bag them? Certainly would want to bag pellets... I've heard whole have better aroma from less
Posted in thread: Corona Mill - Worth it? on 11-28-2005 at 01:38 AM
Making the transition to AG and have been looking at grain mills. Are the corona mills worth a
try? They are significantly cheaper, nearly 1/3, of the other mills. So I'm sure they have
Posted in thread: 2 tap keg system - manage PSI on 10-26-2005 at 01:46 AM
I thought perhaps you could take the keg that has a higher psi and with it's on/off valve wide
open adjust the tank to it's preferred psi then turn that keg valve off then open the lower keg
Posted in thread: Manifold Slot Sizing on 10-16-2005 at 02:20 AM
Thanks for all the feedback. Sounds simple enough.